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Source code changes of the file "libsysinfo-0.2.2/CHANGES" between
linux_logo-5.11.tar.gz and linux_logo-6.0.tar.gz

About: Linux_Logo - an ANSI Color Penguin Logo that can be run at bootup. Also shows some system info.

CHANGES  (linux_logo-5.11):CHANGES  (linux_logo-6.0)
+ Completed the new, separate libsysinfo stuff, splitting it off + Completed the new, separate libsysinfo stuff, splitting it off
from linux_logo from linux_logo
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.1 / 3.9b2
27 March 2001 27 March 2001
+ Added minimal SunOS [Solaris] support. It compiles and displays + Added minimal SunOS [Solaris] support. It compiles and displays
mostly empty strings. mostly empty strings.
3 April 2001 3 April 2001
+ You can do a "make shared" to get a .so linux shared library. + You can do a "make shared" to get a .so linux shared library.
It works, but I am sure it's not as robust as a shared lib It works, but I am sure it's not as robust as a shared lib
should be. should be.
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.2 / 3.9b3
30 April 2001 30 April 2001
+ Fix from Matt <madmatt _@_ bits.bris.ac.uk> so that linux-sparc cpuinfo + Fix from Matt <madmatt _@_ bits.bris.ac.uk> so that linux-sparc cpuinfo
will be compiled properly. will be compiled properly.
7 June 2001 7 June 2001
+ Change to makefile so it doesn't depend on symlinks. But instead + Change to makefile so it doesn't depend on symlinks. But instead
it depends on "uname" existing. it depends on "uname" existing.
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.3 / 3.9b4
22 October 2001 22 October 2001
+ Fix "arch.h" so things actually work for non-ix86 architectures. + Fix "arch.h" so things actually work for non-ix86 architectures.
Thanks to Ken Moffat <ken _@_ kenmoffat.uklinux.net> Thanks to Ken Moffat <ken _@_ kenmoffat.uklinux.net>
+ Add support for ia64 architecture thanks to Ludo + Add support for ia64 architecture thanks to Ludo
<lfrancois _@_ mandrakesoft.com> <lfrancois _@_ mandrakesoft.com>
28 October 2001 28 October 2001
+ Fix Cyrix Geode bug + Fix Cyrix Geode bug
+ Fix obscure megahertz reporting bug + Fix obscure megahertz reporting bug
skipping to change at line 55 skipping to change at line 61
openprom sparc mem checking mostly based on patches openprom sparc mem checking mostly based on patches
from Ben Collins <bmc _@_ visi.net> from Ben Collins <bmc _@_ visi.net>
+ Bump version number to 0.0.4 to make tracking any mem + Bump version number to 0.0.4 to make tracking any mem
related problems easier. related problems easier.
11 February 2002 11 February 2002
+ Ran my "test_proc compliance tests" and did some minor fixups + Ran my "test_proc compliance tests" and did some minor fixups
in the alpha, sparc, and ix86 "via" department. in the alpha, sparc, and ix86 "via" department.
+ Added pretty printing for m68k + Added pretty printing for m68k
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.4 / 4.0
14 February 2002 14 February 2002
+ Fix so RAM over 2GB doesn't go negative. + Fix so RAM over 2GB doesn't go negative.
Thanks to Andreas S. Krebs <andreas.krebs _@_ sap.com> for helping debug this. Thanks to Andreas S. Krebs <andreas.krebs _@_ sap.com> for helping debug this.
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.5 / 4.01
10 March 2002 10 March 2002
+ Reverted sparc PROM code because it doesn't seem to work. + Reverted sparc PROM code because it doesn't seem to work.
+ Added support for Pentium 4 processors + Added support for Pentium 4 processors
RELEASE 4.02
13 March 2002 13 March 2002
+ Fix Athlon XP's without a space in them + Fix Athlon XP's without a space in them
14 July 2002 14 July 2002
+ Run through new batch of cpuinfo files, fixing anything needing fixed. + Run through new batch of cpuinfo files, fixing anything needing fixed.
+ Added cris, s390, sh3, and vax Linux architectures + Added cris, s390, sh3, and vax Linux architectures
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.6 / 4.03
17 July 2002 17 July 2002
+ Force SPARC to use /proc/meminfo for now, as it is less inaccurate + Force SPARC to use /proc/meminfo for now, as it is less inaccurate
than /proc/kcore. If John will reboot my SparcStation5 I can try than /proc/kcore. If John will reboot my SparcStation5 I can try
the PROM stuff again. the PROM stuff again.
8 August 2002 8 August 2002
+ Fix hppa and sh3 architectures so they compile. + Fix hppa and sh3 architectures so they compile.
+ Add yet another "sysinfo" memory detection + Add yet another "sysinfo" memory detection
+ Fix up some new x86 funnies. + Fix up some new x86 funnies.
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.7 / 4.04
/ 4.05
/ 4.06
30 December 2002 30 December 2002
+ A new G3 model in the ppc cpuinfo support from RJ Bergeron + A new G3 model in the ppc cpuinfo support from RJ Bergeron
<rj _@_ bergeron-us.net> <rj _@_ bergeron-us.net>
/ 4.07
13 March 2004 13 March 2004
+ Update to work with all known cpuinfos + Update to work with all known cpuinfos
+ Barebones support for FreeBSD + Barebones support for FreeBSD
LIBSYSINFO 0.0.8 / 4.08
/ 4.09
30 March 2005 30 March 2005
+ Added loadavg/uptime info for FreeBSD based on info sent in by + Added loadavg/uptime info for FreeBSD based on info sent in by
Metgod <metty _@_ hfactorx.org>. Metgod <metty _@_ hfactorx.org>.
/ 4.10
/ 4.11
/ 4.12
14 December 2005 14 December 2005
+ Make amd64 machines not use /proc/iomem as it seems to be 32bit only + Make amd64 machines not use /proc/iomem as it seems to be 32bit only
and not report proper ram amounts > 2GB and not report proper ram amounts > 2GB
(thanks to Alan Chapman <alan _@_ welsh-cob.compulink.co.uk>) (thanks to Alan Chapman <alan _@_ welsh-cob.compulink.co.uk>)
/ 4.13
20 July 2006 20 July 2006
+ get rid of "configure" program and try to guess the x86 architecture based + get rid of "configure" program and try to guess the x86 architecture based
uname -m uname -m
+ Fix m68k to try to read from /proc/cpuinfo instead of /proc/hardware + Fix m68k to try to read from /proc/cpuinfo instead of /proc/hardware
(thanks to Christian T. Steigies <cts _at_ debian.org>) (thanks to Christian T. Steigies <cts _at_ debian.org>)
21 July 2006 21 July 2006
+ Reintroduced IRIX support. + Reintroduced IRIX support.
LIBSYSINFO 0.1.0 / 4.14
4 January 2007 4 January 2007
+ Improve Solaris support. Now can do CPU type and memory size. + Improve Solaris support. Now can do CPU type and memory size.
+ Have the makefile handle ppc64 and parisc64 + Have the makefile handle ppc64 and parisc64
(bug report forwarded by debian maintainer). (bug report forwarded by debian maintainer).
/ 4.15
27 January 2007 27 January 2007
+ Patch from Kolbjørn Barmen" <kolbjorn.barmen _at_ uninett.no> to improve + Patch from Kolbjørn Barmen" <kolbjorn.barmen _at_ uninett.no> to improve
the Makefile for detecting ARM and x86 properly the Makefile for detecting ARM and x86 properly
+ Re-write the iomem memory detection. It seems to work better on + Re-write the iomem memory detection. It seems to work better on
all machines I tested it on... all machines I tested it on...
/ 4.16
LIBSYSINFO 0.2.0 / 5.0-beta1
/ 5.0-beta2
/ 5.0-beta3
/ 5.0-beta4
/ 5.0
9 July 2007 9 July 2007
+ Clean up the interface a bit. Make sure all strings are properly + Clean up the interface a bit. Make sure all strings are properly
checked for length. checked for length.
+ The above should not have altered anything, but in case it did + The above should not have altered anything, but in case it did
upped the minor versoin number by one. upped the minor versoin number by one.
LIBSYSINFO 0.2.1 / 5.01
30 July 2007 30 July 2007
+ A minor change to how the error value of parse_string() is handled. + A minor change to how the error value of parse_string() is handled.
This could cause potential segfaults with invalid /proc/cpuinfo This could cause potential segfaults with invalid /proc/cpuinfo
input files. Found with the zzuf fuzz tool. input files. Found with the zzuf fuzz tool.
/ 5.02
3 January 2007 3 January 2007
+ Minor change so AMD Phenom prints properly. + Minor change so AMD Phenom prints properly.
/ 5.03
/ 5.04
5 June 2009 5 June 2009
+ Add frv, microblaze and m32r support. + Add frv, microblaze and m32r support.
+ Fix some old Cyrix chips. + Fix some old Cyrix chips.
+ Fix Sheeva Plug/ARM. + Fix Sheeva Plug/ARM.
/ 5.05
/ 5.06
5 January 2010 5 January 2010
+ Add Phenom II support, thanks to + Add Phenom II support, thanks to
Mark Rosenstand <rosenstand _at_ gmail.com> Mark Rosenstand <rosenstand _at_ gmail.com>
+ Add support for Qemu HVM cases, thanks to Matthias Saou + Add support for Qemu HVM cases, thanks to Matthias Saou
/ 5.07
/ 5.08
/ 5.09
LIBSYSINFO 0.2.2 / 5.10
8 May 2020
+ Complete re-write of x86/x86_64
+ Complete re-write of ARM
+ Add arm64
+ Add risc-v
LIBSYSINFO 0.3.0 / 6.0
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